Phone us on 0191 227 4700


Sport Central
Northumbria University
Northumberland Road
Newcastle upon Tyne 

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday: 06:00-22:00
Saturday: 07:00-21:30
Sunday: 07:00-21:30

Please refer to individual facilities for example Fitness Centre for specific opening times.

Customer Notice

Following a swimming pool opening hour’s trial, customer feedback and a change in pool programming we have created a new timetable which will be operational from Monday 30th June 2014.

Please note the main change is we will be allocating 6 lanes to public swimming at our identified peak times which are 07:00-08:00, 12:00-13:00 and 17:00-19:00 Monday to Friday.

Please familiarise yourself with our new timetable here.

Customer feedback is always valued, please use; Give us a minute cards, our website or speak directly to a member of staff.

Book a tour

To book a tour of this amazing £30 million sports facility telephone Sport Central Reception on 0191 227 4700 or email


There is no parking on site at Sport Central.

However,  there is a car park at City Campus East and there is also an NCP car park on John Dobson street which is a short walk from Sport Central.

Contact Us

Got a comment, query or question about Sport Central?
Then get in touch with a member of our team

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